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Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood

Written by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell & illustrated by Rafael López
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Apr 12, 2016
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What good can a splash of color do in a community of gray? As Mira and her neighbors discover, more than you might ever imagine! Based on the true story of the Urban Art Trail in San Diego, California, Maybe Something Beautiful reveals how art can inspire transformation—and how even the smallest artists can accomplish something big. Pick up a paintbrush and join the celebration!

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Who Wrote Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood

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Theresa Howell

<b>Theresa Howell</b> began her career in publishing as a children’s book editor at Rising Moon, where she helped to establish the bilingual imprint Luna Rising. She is the author of several children’s books with an artistic and cultural focus. Visit her at theresahowell.com and on Twitter at @theresaahowell.

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Who Illustrated Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood

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Rafael López

Rafael López won Pura Belpré medals for <i>Drum Dream Girl</i> and <i>Book Fiesta</i>, and has also received three Pura Belpré honors, two Américas Book Awards, and the 2017 Tomás Rivera Children’s Book Award and Society of Illustrators Original Art Silver Medal. His work has been featured in <i>Communication Arts</i>, <i>American Illustration Annual</i>, <i>Graphic Design USA</i> and <i>Huffington Post</i>. He’s a founder of San Diego’s Urban Art Trail movement, created seven US Postal Stamps, and created official posters for the ‘08 and ‘12 Obama-Biden campaigns.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780544357693
Publication Date:
April 12, 2016
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0544357698

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